Hisham Awartani

Achieving Democratic Gains through Corporate Governance in Palestine

Stephen Rosenlund, Hisham Awartani, Since its establishment in 2011 as the first independent civil society organization devoted wholly to the promotion of good corporate governance in Palestine, the Palestine Governance Institute (PGI) has created and expanded the space for democratic dialogue and debate in the Palestinian Territories (West Bank and Gaza). The keys to PGI’s success have been a commitment to strong internal governance, a focus on assessing and understanding its constituencies’ challenges, and a strategy of helping private sector actors achieve reforms that have a multiplier effect on society. Read more…

Palestine Needs Real Changes And Not Tactics To Absorb Public Anger

Hisham Awartani, It was no surprise that facing ourselves in a moment of truth has become one of the highest priorities on the minds of all Palestinians, more so following the destruction and the agonies they suffered during the recent Israeli incursions. It is long overdue that we identify the weaknesses in the ways we are governed and in our decision-making processes, hence do our best to learn from the bitter experience we have been living through long before the recent Israeli invasion. Read more…

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